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Bring out the good teachers!


Do you know an excellent teacher or a great lecturer? Does s/he make you enthusiastic with captivating presentations and constructive feedback?

Suggest this gem as a candidate for the Good Teacher – Magister Bonus prize of HYY. The winner must be teaching at the University of Helsinki. Any member or a member organisation of the academic community can make suggestions. Futher information on making the application and the prize criteria is available on the HYY frontpage or directly on:

Written nominations with justifications must be delivered to HYY by Monday, 4.11.2013 klo 12:00 pm to the following address: HYY/hallitus, Mannerheimintie 5 A, 2. krs, 00100 HELSINKI or via email to the address kirjaamo(at)

For further information: Board member Pirre Seppänen tel. 050 543 9611 (pirre.seppanen(at)

Please note that in addition to this prize, we also grant the Best International Teacher prize which is awarded annually for excellent foreign language teaching.